Pair pepper sprays, spits on 60-year-old man in South Loop CTA bus robbery: police

Police say these suspects robbed a man Jan. 18, 2020 on a CTA bus in the South Loop. | Chicago police

Police say two female suspects spat on a 60-year-old man before pepper spraying him and stealing his backpack last month on a public bus in the South Loop.

The robbery happened about 3:30 p.m. Jan. 18 on a CTA State Street bus at Roosevelt Road, Chicago police said.

The man declined medical attention, police said.

Police released photos of the suspects, and asked anyone with information about the incident to call Area Central detectives at 312-747-8380.